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DUBAI FALLS DOWN FROM THE STRATOSPHERE

So the bubble has finally burst; the seemingly never ending boom phenomenon Dubai has finally gone bust. We wonder what will happen to so many of the projects that are still awaiting [...]

MANUFACTURING PLANT REBORN AS HOTEL

The andel’s Hotel Lodz has done a great job in recycling a textile mill into a 4-star loft design [...]

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Happy [...]

HELSINKI WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL 2012

The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) has appointed Helsinki, Finland to be the World Design Capital™ (WDC) 2012. [...]

FLY TO MUMBAI INDIA FOR $493!

This week Singapore Airlines offer airfares to Mumbai, India from Los Angeles and San Francisco for $493 (oneway based on roundtrip purchase, taxes, fees and charges included). [...]

GRACE – A NEW YORK ROOM MATE

RoomMate Hotels has made it to Manhattan. The hip Spanish hotel chain has hotels in several cities in Spain, and also in Miami Beach, and New York. In addition new hotels are to open in Buenos Aires and Mexico City [...]

LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL IN MONACO

Today Monaco is celebrating National Day, which is Saint Rainier’s Day commemorating November 19, [...]

EXOTIC OMAN

Today the Sultanate of Oman is celebrating the 68th birthday of its ruler, Sultan QABOOS. The day is a national holiday. The country has been independent since the expulsion of the Portuguese in 1650. Oman has a long history and was a great power at one point of [...]

LATVIA – STILL A GREAT SECRET

Today Latvia celebrates Independence Day. It became independent from Soviet Russia on November 18th, [...]

LUXURY SAILING YACHT LAUNCHED

The luxury sailing yacht Panthalassa has been launched at the Perini Navi’s boatyard in Viareggio, Italy. The yacht was designed by London based [...]